This year we finally decided to update our kitchen! Our house was built in the 1930s and the kitchen was … Continue Reading Farewell to our 90s Kitchen
There are three items on our must-do list this summer that have to be contracted out, and one major project … Continue Reading Step One: Refinishing Bedrooms
It’s safe to say it’s been the craziest roller coaster of a year ever for me and Javier. In January … Continue Reading New digs in Louisville!
Before I get into this, I have to admit we Louisville folks get tunnel vision when it comes to Derby and … Continue Reading Derby week 2017
Things usually go quiet on the blog when I’m feeling super busy; the more I have to write about, the … Continue Reading Kentucky Derby Festival Balloon Glimmer
Gather ’round and let me tell you a tale of house hunting in East Nashville in 2011. Back then, the only houses … Continue Reading Goodbye Sweet East Nashville Home
Well, here we are! We knew 2017 would be better than its predecessor but we had no idea how adventurous … Continue Reading Coming Soon: Penelope Joan
I have “it’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to” stuck in my head, except the lyrics are … Continue Reading JaviProjects
Beyond the wood floors, we’ve been adding other small details here and there to the house that have certainly made … Continue Reading More Odds & Some Ends
You can bet your life is pretty chill when the most exciting thing that happens to you over the course … Continue Reading Paint Forever
All of the posts from Chile have been leading up to this: Maca and Alex’s wedding day! In the last post … Continue Reading Maca & Alex – MARRIED!
The 11 days we spent in Chile flew by. The day after we arrived we went over to Alex’s family’s … Continue Reading 11 days in Chile
Last month, well before our 5-year anniversary date, Javier told me (with that “I’ve got a plan” gleam in his … Continue Reading 5 years as a Rodriguez
Alright, this is the last post in our state & county fair series, which is really an excuse to bring you … Continue Reading 2013 TN State Fair
This year we’re collecting fairs – we already wrote about our trip to the Williamson County Fair but we still … Continue Reading Wilson County Fair
Every year Javier and I make a trip out to the TN State Fair, which is usually held in September. … Continue Reading Williamson County Fair
Summertime for us means a number of things: gardening, heat, porch time, pool time, summer shandy, grilling out, gardening…but rarely … Continue Reading LRL out to the ballgame!
Plain and simple – Javier and I support marriage equality. Today the Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments on the … Continue Reading We support marriage equality!
Wooooooo we have a picnic table! Since we moved in 2 years ago I’ve been toting a folding card table … Continue Reading Our newest backyard addition
We had the best weather yet this year this past weekend – it was beautiful! On Saturday Javi and I … Continue Reading Tennessee Falls